Readers Say the Darndest Things: Sports and Leisure

Best Athlete (Pro)
Brandon Crawford
He may be a GIANT, but born and raised he calls the East Bay home sweet home!!— Xanadujulie

Jemile Weeks
Dread the dreds — sagehoe

Best Bike Ride
Grizzly Peak
If you can make it up and survive the no shoulder. — Russell EB

Best California Casino
Wow, do you guys have cameras, yep you guessed in my Backyard
— malkons

Best California Ski Resort
Back before I hurt my ankles — imnottelling

Best Endurance Challenge
Eating five gallons of ice cream
— malkons

Every day at work?
— jewelsup

My kids
— bossaboss

Keeping your mouth shut when the in-laws come to visit
— BigMamma

Using BART restroom
— huffinguster

Best Hybrid Sport
Beer pong
— djcorndog

Shamanic Cheerleading
— Jolana

Best Park
Albany Bulb
SAVE IT! — ttt1237e7

Thousand Oaks
For the “under four” crowd. — AjantaLover

Best Place to Play Board Games
My house
You people play board games outside? — spook_nine

Best Yoga Studio
Flying Yoga
I have hit up my fair share of yoga studios in the Bay Area but this is by far my favorite. Every class I have been to has had exceptional teachers, from a variety of genres, all committed to making it the most friendly, accessible, supportive atmosphere possible. There is something for everyone. I’ve felt challenged, yet never overwhelmed, by every class. — mweberstriplin

Monkey Yoga Shala
A great place to build your endurance for corny jokes — Smirk

You know what it do son. Monkey Shala Yoga — El_Chente

Yoga to the People
Because you can’t beat donation-based yoga — arianajl

Best Yoga Accessories
Goodwill on San Pablo
I have found nice yoga tanks there for only $2.99. — pheather7

But I need a trust fund. — kiluma

Yoga outfits are hot, ladies. I so approve.— spook_nine

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